View 5 McCahon works at the House Museum this Sunday

Sunday 30th March, 11am to 4pm, all welcome A rare opportunity to view five works by Colin McCahon at the artist’s former French Bay residence, now the McCahon House Museum. French Bay ‘56 and Black and White Landscape ‘59 would have been painted while he lived in the house. The latter painting has been missing off the McCahon database.  Also on view will be... Read more


Artist Talk: Dan Arps at Lopdell Gallery New Lynn

Artist Talk: Dan Arps Thursday 27 March 6pm Lopdell House NEW LYNN location (5 Totara Ave) A chance to meet Dan Arps, the current artist-in-residence at McCahon House and learn about his current practice. Dan will present a selection of earlier works and introduce the research he is doing at McCahon House, which is inspired by the vernacular architecture of the area. Arps was the recipient... Read more


Open Day at Lopdell House

Open Day at Lopdell House Saturday 1 March, 10am – 2pm Please join the Lopdell House Development Trust and Auckland Council for an open day at Lopdell House. See the results of the extensive restoration and enjoy the views from the restored roof deck.


February News Letter

The February newsletter 


Alexis Hunter

Alexis Hunter Alexis Hunter died on Monday of motor neuron disease. Very sad. She was facebooking right to the last describing what was happening to her. Incredible woman. Her stories continue in the house (as a student of McCahon, the House Museum includes an interview with Alexis Hunter in one of the display boxes). Alexis Hunter is a feminist artist who has exhibited artworks in different... Read more


Documentary Broke But Sexy

Broke But Sexy Sunday 23 February 11am - 12pm Running time: 50 mins approx Released 2011 RSVP - Spaces limited.   Broke but Sexy is a documentary film series about the growing number of New Zealand artists living and working in Berlin. Featuring interviews with artists, including inaugural McCahon House Artist Resident Judy Millar, musician Ladi6,... Read more


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